Dan Gerber

Fiction Writer, Poet

Santa Ynez, CA
California US

Author's Bio

Magazine publications: The Nation, The New Yorker, Poetry, Prairie Schooner, Poetry East, The Michigan Quarterly Review, The Massachusetts Review, Narrative, Rattle, The Georgia Review, 4th Genre, New Letters,Caliban, Exqusite Corpse, December, The Ohio Review, The Partisan Review.

Anthologies: Best American Poetry, 180 More Poems (Billy Collins), Keener Sounds, Best of the First Forty Years of The Georgia Review, The Third Coast, etc.

Publications & Prizes


Journals: , ,
The Nation
The New Yorker


180 More, Ed. by Billy Collins (Random House, 2005)
The Best of American Poetry (Scribner, 1999)
A Primer On Parallel Lives (Copper Canyon Press, 2007)
A Second Life (Michigan State University Press, 2001)
Trying to Catch the Horses (Michigan State University Press, 1999)
A Voice from the River (Clark City Press, 1990)
Grass Fires (Clark City Press, 1989)
Prizes won: 

Foreword Magazine's Book of the Year Award in Poetry, 1999. The Michigan Author Award, 1992,
The Mark Twain Award 2001, The Midland Author's Award for Poetry 2013,
A Michigan Notable Books Award 2008
Work selected for Best American Poetry 1999

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Grand Rapids
Raised in: 
Fremont, MI
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Last update: Jul 21, 2016